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Military Communications Market by Communication (Airborne, Air-Ground, Underwater Communication), Component (Military Satcom, Radio System, Security System), Application (Command & Control, Situational Awareness) & by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: September 2015
Report Code: TC 2356

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The global military communications market is estimated to grow from USD 23.02 Billion in 2015 to USD 40.82 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 12.1% from 2015 to 2020. There is always a prerequisite for confidential, secure, and fast communication flow to meet the needs of communication and technological advancements, which are growing at a fast rate. Therefore, the military communications system must integrate emerging technologies such as Ka-band, Advanced Extra High Frequency (AEHF) band satellite communication, IP-based networking, Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)- based products, and other technologies into a robust, standards-based, network-enabled environment to facilitate the delivery of the right information to the right location, and at the right time in an actionable format.

This research report provides an overview, market study, and segmentation based on various communication types, components, applications and regions for the military communications market. Furthermore, the report gives detailed analysis on global trends and forecasts, competitive landscape, and analysis on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and new product developments related to the military communications market. The military communications market report analyzes the key opportunities in the emergency management space, by providing critical market data in terms of revenue opportunity, venture capital funding, and highlights on emerging solution providers to watch out for.

The military communications market has been segmented on the basis of component, communication type, application, and region. On the basis component, the market is segmented into military SATCOM terminal, military radio systems, military security systems, and communication management system. In terms of communication type, the market is segmented into airborne communication, air-ground communication, underwater communication, ground based communication, and shipborne communication. On the basis of application, the market covers command and control, routine operations, situational awareness, and others.

The major players considered in this report are Lockheed Martin Corporation, BAE Systems, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Raytheon, Thales, Alcatel, General Dynamics, Harries corporation, L-3 Communications Holdings Inc., and Rockwell Collins. These players have adopted growth strategies such as new product launches, agreements, and mergers & acquisitions to expand their client bases and tap new markets. The new product launch accounted for a share of 23% of the total strategic developments in the military communications market.

This research report categorizes the global military communication market to forecast the revenues and analyze the trends in each of the following submarkets:

On the basis of types of Communication Types:

  • Airborne Communication
  • Shipborne Communication
  • Underwater Communication
  • Air-Ground Communication
  • Ground-Based Communication

On the basis of Components:

  • Military SATCOM Terminals
  • Military Radio System
  • Military Security System
  • Communication Management System

On the basis of Applications:

  • Command and Control
  • Situational Awareness
  • Routine Operations
  • Others Applications

On the basis of Regions:

  • North America (NA)
  • Europe (EU)
  • Middle East Africa (MEA)
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
  • Latin America

Target Audience:

  • System Integrators
  • Communication Equipment Manufacturers
  • Defense System Manufacturers
  • Sub-Component Manufacturers
  • Government
  • Armed Services/Defense

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 14)
    1.1 Objectives
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Year Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data Taken From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
           2.1.3 Key Industry Insights
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.2.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.4 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 24)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 27)
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in Military Communications Market
    4.2 Military Communication Market– Components
    4.3 Global Military Communications Market
    4.4 Military Communication Market Potential
    4.5 Military Communication Market, By Application
    4.6 Military Communication Market, By Communication Type
    4.7 Regional Growth Matrix
    4.8 Lifecycle Analysis, By Region, 2015

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 31)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                    5.3.1.1 Better Security Services
                    5.3.1.2 Need to Modernize and Replace Aging Equipment
           5.3.2 Restraints
                    5.3.2.1 Multiple Standards in Devices
                    5.3.2.2 Interoperability Issue
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 Rapid Adoption of Advanced “Ka-Band”
                    5.3.3.2 Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (Manets)
           5.3.4 Challenges
                    5.3.4.1 Budget Constraints Toward Procurement

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 37)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.3.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.3.2 Threat of Substitutes
           6.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.3.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.3.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

7 Military Communications Market Analysis,  By Communication Type (Page No. - 40)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Airborne Communications
    7.3 Air-Ground Communications
    7.4 Underwater Communications
    7.5 Ground-Based Communications
    7.6 Shipborne Communications

8 Military Communications Market Analysis, By Component (Page No. - 50)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Military Satcom Terminals
    8.3 Military Radio Systems
    8.4 Military Security Systems
    8.5 Communication Management Systems

9 Military Communications Market, By Application (Page No. - 58)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Command and Control
    9.3 Routine Operations
    9.4 Situational Awareness
    9.5 Others

10 Geographic Analysis (Page No. - 67)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 North America
     10.3 Europe
     10.4 Asia-Pacific
     10.5 Middle East and Africa
     10.6 Latin America

11 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 79)
     11.1 Overview
     11.2 Competitive Situation and Trends
             11.2.1 New Product Launches
             11.2.2 Contracts, Partnerships, and Collaborations
             11.2.3 Mergers and Acquisitions
             11.2.4 Expansion

12 Company Profiles (Page No. - 84)
     12.1 Introduction
(Overview, Financials, Products & Services, Strategy, and Developments)*
     12.2 Lockheed Martin Corporation
     12.3 BAE Systems
     12.4 Northrop Grumman Corporation
     12.5 Raytheon Anschütz
     12.6 Thales Group
     12.7 Alcatel-Lucent
     12.8 General Dynamics
     12.9 Harris Corporation
     12.10 L-3 Communications Holdings Inc.
     12.11 Rockwell Collins

*Details on Overview, Financials, Product & Services, Strategy, and Developments Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

13 Appendix (Page No. - 109)
     13.1 Discussion Guide
     13.2 Related Developments
     13.3 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
     13.4 Available Customizations
     13.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (67 Tables)

Table 1 Military Communications Market Size and Growth Rate, 2013-2020 (USD Million, Y-O-Y %)
Table 2 Military Communications Market: Summary of Drivers
Table 3 Military Communications Market: Summary of Restraints
Table 4 Military Communications Market: Summary of Opportunities
Table 5 Military Communications Market: Summary of Challenges
Table 6 Military Communications Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 7 Airborne Communications Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 Airborne Communication Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 9 Airborne Communication Market Size, By Applications, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 10 Air-Ground Communication Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 11 Air-Ground Communication Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Air-Ground Communication Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 13 Underwater Communication Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Underwater Communication Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 15 Underwater Communication Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Ground-Based Communication Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 17 Ground-Based Communication Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Ground-Based Communication Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 19 Shipborne Communication Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Shipborne Communication Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 21 Shipborne Communication Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Military Communication Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 23 Military Satcom Terminals Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 Military Satcom Terminals Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 25 Military Satcom Terminals Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 Military Radio Systems Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 27 Military Radio Systems Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 Military Radio Systems Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 29 Military Security Systems Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Military Security Systems Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 31 Military Security Systems Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Communication Management Systems Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 33 Communication Management Systems Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 Communication Management Systems Market, By Communication Types,  2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 35 Military Communications Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 Command and Control Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 37 Command and Control Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 Command and Control Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 39 Routine Operations Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 Routine Operations Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 Routine Operations Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Situational Awareness Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 Situational Awareness Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Situational Awareness Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 Other Applications Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 Other Applications Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 Other Applications Market , By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 Military Communication Market, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 North America: Military Communications Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 North America: Military Communications Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 North America: Military Communications Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Europe: Military Communications Market, By Communication Types,  2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 Europe: Military Communications Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Europe: Military Communications Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 Asia-Pacific: Military Communication Market, By Communication Types,  2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Asia-Pacific: Military Communications Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Asia-Pacific: Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Middle East and Africa: Military Communications Market, By Communication Types, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 59 Middle East and Africa: Military Communications Market, By Component,  2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Middle East and Africa: Military Communications Market, By Application,  2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 Latin America: Military Communications Market, By Communication Types,  2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 Latin America: Military Communications Market, By Component, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Latin America: Military Communications Market, By Application, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 New Product Launches, 2014–2015
Table 65 Contracts, Partnerships and Agreements, 2013–2015
Table 66 Mergers and Acquisitions, 2014–2015
Table 67 Expansions, 2014–2015


List of Figures (49 Figures)

Figure 1 Research Design
Figure 2 Breakdown of Primary Interview: By Company Type, Designation, and Region
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 5 Data Triangulation
Figure 6 Military Communications Market Snapshot (2015 vs 2020), By Communication Type: Ground Based Communication Market is Expected to Have the Highest Growth in the Next Five Years
Figure 7 Military Communications Market Snapshot (2015 vs 2020), By Component
Figure 8 Global Military Communications Market Share, 2015: North America is Expected to Hold the Largest Market Share
Figure 9 Better Security Services and Replacement of Aging Equipment are Driving the Military Communications Market
Figure 10 Military Security System is Expected to Have Highest CAGR Among the Components
Figure 11 North America is Estimated to Account for the Maximum Share of the Military Communications Market in 2015
Figure 12 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 13 Situational Awareness is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 14 Air-Ground Communication Will Continue to Dominate the Military Communication Market for the Next Five Years
Figure 15 Military Communication Market By Region, Growth Matrix
Figure 16 LA is Expected to Enter the High Growth Phase During the Forecast Period 2015
Figure 17 Military Communication Market Segmentation
Figure 18 Better Security Services Will Drive the Military Communications Market
Figure 19 Value Chain Analysis
Figure 20 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis: Military Communications Market
Figure 21 Air Ground Communication is Expected to Be the Leading Communication Type in 2015
Figure 22 MEA is Expected to Register the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 23 Military Satcom Terminals is Expected to Be the Leading Component in 2015
Figure 24 Europe is Expected to Register the Highest Growth Rate During the Forecast Period
Figure 25 Command and Control is Expected to Be the Leading Application Segment in 2015
Figure 26 APAC Region is Expected to Witness the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 27 North America is Expected to Be the Leading Military Communications Market in 2015
Figure 28 Geographic Snapshot (2015-2020): APAC and MEA are Attractive Destinations for the Overall Military Communications Market
Figure 29 North America Military Communications Market Snapshot
Figure 30 Asia-Pacific Market Snapshot
Figure 31 Companies Adopted Contracts as the Key Growth Strategies, 2014 & 2015
Figure 32 Market Evaluation Framework
Figure 33 Battle for Market Share: Agreements, Partnerships, and Collaborations Have Been the Key Strategies Adopted By the Market Players
Figure 34 Geographic Revenue Mix of Top 5 Market Players
Figure 35 Lockheed Martin Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 36 SWOT Analysis
Figure 37 BAE Systems: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 SWOT Analysis
Figure 39 Northrop Grumman: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 Raytheon Anschutz: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 SWOT Analysis
Figure 43 Thales Group: Company Snapshot
Figure 44 SWOT Analysis
Figure 45 Alcatel-Lucent: Company Snapshot
Figure 46 General Dynamics: Company Snapshot
Figure 47 Harris Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 48 L-3 Communications: Company Snapshot
Figure 49 Rockwell Collins: Company Snapshot

Military communication is all about transferring information across people and geography. A secure and robust communication system in the military sector is a prerequisite to provide timely connectivity, exercise authority, and direct forces across geographies. Hence, the military communications system must integrate emerging technologies such as Ka-band, Advanced Extra High Frequency (AEHF) band satellite communication, IP-based networking, Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)-based products, and others. Adopting these technologies would facilitate the delivery of the right information to the right location and at the right time in an actionable format. Technologies such as Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) will soon provide secure mobile network communication, globally. The future perspective of growth in military communications is expected to be positive, considering the rise in demand for new technologies and updated communication techniques.

The report analyses the significance of implementing military communication that would help military to exchange information on battle ground to analyse the situation and take decisions accordingly. The global military communications market is expected to grow from USD 23.02 billion in 2015 to USD 40.82 billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 12.1% from 2015-2020. The military communications market has been segmented on the basis of component, communication type, application, and region. On the basis component, the market is segmented into military SATCOM terminal, military radio systems, military security systems, and communication management system. In terms of communication type, the market is segmented into airborne communication, air-ground communication, underwater communication, ground based communication, and shipborne communication. On the basis of application, the market covers command and control, routine operations, situational awareness, and others.

On the basis of region, the global military communications market is segmented into NA, Europe, APAC, MEA, and LA for each region from 2015 to 2020. The table given below highlights the overall market opportunity in terms of absolute dollar value and year-on-year (Y-O-Y) growth.

Players in this market have adopted various strategies to expand their global presence and increase their market shares. Agreements, mergers & acquisitions, and new product developments are some of the major strategies adopted by the market players to achieve growth in the military communication market. The key market players such as Lockheed martin, Raytheon, and Northrop Grumman and many more have also adopted growth strategies like new product launch as an eminent strategy to expand their client bases and enter new market spaces. This strategy accounted for 23% of the total strategic developments in the military communications market.

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